Belle Glade Elementary School



Belle Glade Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belle Glade Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 75
K 102
1 72
2 74
3 97
4 65
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Belle Glade Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Belle Glade, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 569 students in grades 1st through 12th. Belle Glade Elementary School is the 1,285th largest public school in Florida and the 15,539th largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 569
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,539th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,285th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 273rd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 820th out of 2,205

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Belle Glade Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 300
(53%)
61,077
(49%)
 Male 269
(47%)
64,850
(51%)

Belle Glade Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 348
(61%)
36,807
(29%)
 Hispanic 206
(36%)
39,184
(31%)
 White 10
(2%)
41,831
(33%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
173
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3,565
(3%)

Belle Glade Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 541
(95%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(2%)
6,550
(5%)
 Not Eligible 14
(2%)
51,799
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Belle Glade Elementary School is ranked 425th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belle Glade Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Belle Glade Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 693
2006 634
2007 569
2008 543
2009 588
2010 602
2011 583
2012 569

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.9
2007 10.7
2008 9.7
2009 12.6
2010 12.7
2011 11.9
2012 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96103896103896
2006 0.97003154574132
2007 0.97188049209139
2008 0.94106813996317
2009 0.96258503401361
2010 0.98504983388704
2011 0.96569468267581
2012 0.97539543057996

Compare Belle Glade Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 97.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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